Written by Hillsboro Free Press Friday, 14 March 2008 07:46Tillie Marie Stika, 90, former Lincolnville resident, homemaker, died March 13 at Sedgwick (Kan.) Health Care.
The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 18 at St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church in Pilsen. A Rosary will be held prior to the service at 10 a.m. She will be buried at the Pilsen Cemetery following the service.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., with the family present from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., March 17 at Zeiner Funeral Home, 205 Elm, Marion.
She was born March 15, 1917, to Louis V. Kroupa and Mary P. (Moravec) Kroupa in Lincolnville. On May 26, 1941, she was married to Louis C. Stika, who predeceased her.
She is survived by a daughters, Betty and Steve Augustine of Hesston and Arlene Stika of Kansas; and...
Written by Hillsboro Free Press Monday, 10 March 2008 10:36Mary Elizabeth Unruh, 88, pastor of Mennonite churches with her husband, died March 9 at Bethesda Home in Goessel.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 13 at Golden Plains Free Methodist Church, rural Newton.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. March 12 at Broadway Colonial Funeral Home in Newton.
She was born May 12, 1919, to Justina (Pankratz) and Peter H. Frantz in Durham. On Feb. 27, 1938, she was married to Noah D. Unruh, who predeceased her.
She is survived by two daughters, Naomi R. Unruh of Newton, and Margaret M. and Don Davis of Overland Park; a sister, Josephine Holdeman Eslinger and husband Everett of Canton; two sister-in-laws, Lucille Frantz of California and Edith Unruh of Newton; one grandchild, two...
Written by Hillsboro Free Press Monday, 10 March 2008 08:49Philip D. Karnowski, 84, marine, died March 5 in Hillsboro.
The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 11 at St. Bernard Catholic Church in Wamego. He will be buried at Wamego Cemetery.
He was born Oct. 24, 1923, to Peter Karnowski and Maybelle Weiss Karnowski in Paxico. On Oct. 23, 1999, he was married to Mildred Elizabeth Granada, who survives.
He is also survived by six sons, Philip Jr. of St. Louis, Mo., Paul and Marietta of Georgia, Mark of Hazelwood, Mo., John of Oregon, Peter of Manhattan, and Joseph of New York; a daughter, Mary Abahzy of New Port News, Va., Martha Boyd of Mechanicsburg, Pa., and Margaret Eades of Springfield, Ill.; sisters, Mary Dinkel of Topeka and Virginia Billings of Bonnersprings; 11 grandchildren and...
Written by Hillsboro Free Press Monday, 10 March 2008 08:38Thomas Edward Orme Jr., 77, U.S. Navy veteran, died March 2 at Rio Grande Regional Hospital in McAllen, Texas.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. March 15 at United Methodist Church in Florence. A luncheon will follow.
He was born May 4, 1930, to Thomas E. and Viola Orme in Rushville, Ind. On Oct. 28, 1950, he was married to Joan Sorrell, who survives.
He is also survived by three daughters, Dianna and James Welch of Levering, Mich., Pennie and Larry Herbert of Rushville, and Melissa and Stuart Funk of Florence; a sister, Wanda Stevens of Rushville; and brothers, William Orme of Indianapolis, Ind., and Kenneth Orme of Washington; eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorial funds have been...
Written by Hillsboro Free Press Monday, 10 March 2008 05:13William R. “Bill” Carter, 60, social worker, died Jan. 11 at his home in Marion.
The graveside service will be at 11 a.m. March 11 at Wichita Park Cemetery.
He was born March 1, 1947, to William and Fern Mast Carter in Wichita.
He is survived by a son, Marc Carter of Corpus Christi, Texas; a brother, Randy Carter of Wichita; and one grandchild.
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